[Refer to MA-2410, Buy-In, for an explanation of Medicare enrolment procedures]
MQB-Q applicants who are already enrolled in Medicare Part B do not have to apply for Medicare Part A. Verify Medicare coverage by seeing one of the following:
Note: Inmates of public institutions are not eligible for Medicare.
Countable income cannot exceed 100% of the current Federal Poverty Level (FPL) for an individual or couple. This level is adjusted in April of each year.
Refer to MA-2260, Financial Eligibility Regulations/PLA, for current income levels.
Countable resource limits:
Individual - $7,280
Couple - $10,930
Refer to MA-2260, Financial Eligibility Regulations/PLA, for current resource levels.
REISSUED 01/01/15 – CHANGE NO. 05-14
For questions or clarification on any of the policy contained in these manuals, please contact your local county office.